Ila Nagar

Assistant Professor
Core Faculty

Ila joined the NELC faculty in the Autumn 2013 semester after having completing a PhD in Linguistics at the Ohio State University in 2008 and serving as a Lecturer of Linguistics and Hindi language from 2008 to 2013.  She is engaged in an active program of research focusing on Language pedagogy, linguistic anthropology, and language, gender, and sexuality, having conducted extensive fieldwork in both North American and South Asia.  She has, additionally, been very involved in building a South Asia Studies program at OSU.

Areas of Expertise
  • Sociolinguistics, ethnography
  • Language, gender, and sexuality
  • Hindi pedagogy
  • PhD Linguistics

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